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VACMA:Edinburgh 2019/20

18 Dec 2019

Visual Artist and Craft Maker Awards - awards grants to individual artists/makers towards costs in developing new work. Awards of between £500 and £1500 are available.

New Graduates/Emerging Artists Bursary - £500 bursaries are available to new graduates/emerging artists/makers who have less than 3 years’ track record outside of education or training or graduated since 2016.

Development/Mentoring Bursary - the bursary programme will support up to 2 successful applicants to develop and progress their creative practice over 12 months.  The successful applicant will be awarded £1,500 as a bursary. 

Deadlines:  Tuesday, 4 February 2020, 5pm. Applications have now closed.      

Why don't you come along to the VACMA Edinburgh Advice Session, Friday 24 January 2019, 10am, City Arts Centre. Event details and booking can be found here .

For further information or an informal chat about the grants contact:

Jo Navarro, Cultural Development Officer

Tel: 0131 529 6716


Please download a copy of the guidelines and application form from the links below.  If you have any issues with the download, contact us on


VACMA:Edinburgh Application Forms, Guidelines and Equalities Monitoring Form Downloads